Friday 22 June 2018 | attractions-kit.net: The search engine for attractions buyers

08 Jan 2018

Simworx to open Immersive Tunnel attraction at Amikoo Resort

Supplier: Simworx Limited

More Simworx Limited details
Pirates of Bacalar takes riders on a thrilling adventure on the Caribbean Sea
Dynamic media-based attractions specialist Simworx has announced that it will supply an updated version of its Immersive Tunnel ride for the highly-anticipated Amikoo Resort Park in Mexico.

Expected in March 2019 the Piratas de Bacalar (Pirates of Bacalar) ride will form part of the park's initial phase.

Amikoo Park will feature 24 attractions, restaurants and live shows spread across four Mayan-themed lands: Park Maya Extreme, Maya Adventure, Maya Discovery and Amikoo Land.

The park will also play host to the Amikoo Resort Collection and Amikoo Downtown, the home of the Simworx Piratas de Bacalar Immersive Tunnel ride.

Based on the history of pirates in Mexico, Pirates of Bacalar takes riders on a thrilling adventure on the Caribbean Sea, where they will defend the San Felipe Bacalar Fort from pirates.

The ride is an updated version of Simworx’ Immersive Tunne ridel, it features a 60-seat, 3DOF motion base and a 7m screen and a 4k AV solution.

It will feature extensive theming to look like a pirate galleon, designed by Dutch design firm Jora Vision, and will be set in a water basin to simulate the sensation of sailing on the sea. It will also incorporate special effects, including wind and water effects to elevate the experience.

Additionally the ride will include an exhibition about the history of piracy in Mexico.

Simworx sales director Edward Pawley says: "It will be a standalone attraction within the resort and will be a 50-minute experience, with a series of pre-shows leading up to the main ride element. What’s unique about it is that it’s not a standard Immersive Tunnel but something new with the 60-seat motion base and seven metre high screen. There will also be a restaurant and retail outlets in the same building and we are due to have the ride installed by March 2019."

Pawley adds: "Simworx will be the main supplier for the attraction but we have brought on Jora Vision for the theming elements."


Supplier: Simworx Limited
Kingswinford West Midlands UK
Sale and Manufacture of Motion Capsule Simulators and Mobiles (8-20 seats), 2D, 3D and 4D Motion and Effects Theatres (4-300 seats)including upgrades of existing theatres to 3D and effects. Provider of both 2D & 3D films and creators of new bespoke film content.
Web: www.simworx.co.uk

Click here to visit Simworx Limited's leisure-kit listing


Connect with
attractions-kit.net
Magazine:
View issue contents
Sign up:
Instant Alerts/zines

Print edition
 

Find the right products and services for your company
News search
 
Advertise your products
on the leisure-kit Product Report
And reach over 57,000 leisure buyers

Call
+44 (0)1462 431385
 
Promotional feature

Picsolve

Picsolve offers an immersive experience beyond the traditional green screen
View feature>>
Catalogue gallery
 
Company profile
 
Clip 'n Climb

Clip ‘n Climb designs recreational climbing walls called “Challenges” that are categorized depending on the various materials, requisite tools, and different climbing techniques used.
View full profile>>
 

To advertise your product and reach over 57,000 leisure buyers call
+44 (0)1462 431385 or email attractions-kit@leisuremedia.com
Attractions jobs
Powered by
leisureopportunities.com
Groups Sales and Marketing Executive
Salary: Circa £25k depending on experience
Location:Wisley, Woking, UK
Company: Royal Horticultural Society
More>>
Theming Production Manager
Salary: Competitive
Location:Staffordshire, UK
Company: Merlin Entertainments Group
More>>
Operations Compliance Manager
Salary: £26,500 - £29,700
Location:Chessington, UK
Company: Chessington World of Adventures
More>>
Fastrack and VIP Team Leader
Salary: Competitive
Location:Chertsey, UK
Company: Thorpe Park Resort
More>>
 
Attractions news
Powered by
leisureopportunities.com
22 Jun 2018
MuseumNext Europe 2018: Don't deflect responsibility on the issue of diversity

Diversity was among the topics up for discussion at this year's MuseumNext conference in London, with Shaz Hussain, assistant curator at the London Science Museum, telling delegates not "deflect responsibility" on the issue.
More>>
22 Jun 2018
National Geographic uses augmented reality to create world's first open-air planetarium in Canada

National Geographic has teamed up with augmented reality provider Aryzon to create the world's first open air planetarium, using AR to project images into the night sky for a unique stargazing experience.
More>>
 
Diary dates
Powered by
leisurediary.com
02 Jul 2018
London Venues Summit

Hilton London Canary Wharf London
United Kingdom
More>>
06-08 Jul 2018
International Game and Amusement Fair (GAF)

Wuhan International Expo Center Wuhan
China
More>>
28 Aug - 01 Sep 2018
World Leisure Congress 2018

tbc Sao Paulo
Brazil
More>>
 
Property & tenders
Powered by
leisureproperty.com
Development Opportunity
Location: Dundonald International Ice Bowl
Company:Lisburn and Castlereagh Council
More>>
Invitation to Tender - Former Plaza Cinema
Location: Port Talbot
Company:Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council
More>>
FOR SALE - Hasting's Pier, A Symbol of Regeneration
Location: White Rocks, Hastings
Company:GVA
More>>

 

To advertise your product and
reach over 57,000 leisure buyers
call
+44 (0)1462 431385

Published by The Leisure Media Company Ltd Portmill House, Portmill Lane, Hitchin, Herts SG5 1DJ. Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385 | Contact us | About us | © Cybertrek Ltd